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Frieze

Bas Relief

Object Number:29-64-222
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Buddhist
Provenience: Pakistan
Gandhara
Date Made: 2nd Century - 3rd Century
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 299
Section:Asian
Materials:Slate
Technique:Bas Relief
Frieze
Carved
Iconography:Buddha
Attendants
Putti
Height: 16.83 cm
Length: 61 cm
Credit Line:Alexander Scott Expedition to India, 1915-1918

Description

Frieze of three seated Buddhas. Micaceous slate bas relief. Three sections divided by tapering pilasters upon each of which is represented a putti. In each section is a seated Buddha surrounded by attendants.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition (12 Dec 1985 - 21 Oct 2012) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Possehl, Gregory L., and Ch'eng-mei, Chang, and Peters, Heather A., and Lyons, Elizabeth. 1985. Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 8View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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